Minimalism

How to Find Joy in a Stressful Work Week
Liann

How to Find Joy in a Stressful Work Week

Isn’t it wild how a stressful work week can turn into a stressful year? When work is busy, the days can easily run into one another, turning into weeks, which eventually become months. Throughout the years, Brian and I have

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Screen-Free Ways to Relax
Liann

Take a Break: Screen-Free Ways to Relax After Work

How many of us spend at least a few hours a day staring at a screen? Screen time is becoming more common as the American workforce shifts from manual labor and trade-based occupations to automated and technologically-involved roles. Movie nights,

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Ritual to Close Out the Year
Liann

Five Peaceful Rituals to Close Out 2022

As fall gives way to colder weather and winter stillness, I find myself in a contemplative state of reflection and intention. It’s been a year of trial and error, ups and downs, and experimental joy. This month has gifted moments

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Minimalism Helps Us Achieve Freedom
Liann

How Minimalism Helps Us Achieve Greater Freedom

Sometimes, I joke that I became a minimalist out of necessity. While there is a little truth to that, I have found that I actually prefer a minimalist lifestyle to one that celebrates excess. Minimalism is intentionally choosing to own

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Simplify Your Weekends
Liann

6 Actionable Ways to Simplify Your Weekends

Do your workweeks ever seem to fly by in a blur? Whether you’re heads-down focused on a single task or running around like crazy, things can feel hectic during the week. Errands, chores, and other tasks tend to pile up

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How We Saved Money by Reducing Waste
Liann

How We Saved Money by Reducing Waste

We live in a disposable society, one enamored with mass production and overconsumption. It’s interesting to note that the average American produces nearly 5lbs of trash per day and carries over $90,000 worth of consumer debt. This raises the question

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15 Ways to Ease into Fall
Liann

15 Ways to Ease into Fall

Fall officially began last weekend. Depending on where you live, however, you might not even have noticed with the sweltering temperatures and sticky humidity of the last of summer. For us, there is a slight coolness in the mornings and

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Living with Less to be More
Liann

Living with Less to be More

What would life look like for you if you decided to live with less? Do you think it would be less complicated? I catch myself reflecting on minimalism and how the choices I make in life shape my day-to-day. Americans

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10 Ways to Have a Stress-Free Christmas
Liann

10 Ways to Have a Stress-Free Christmas

The Christmas season is upon us! With only a few days to go, anxiety seems high and stores (and streets) continue to be filled with bustling shoppers rushing from one place to another. It’s easy to get caught up in

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Ways to De-Stress
Liann

Simple Ways to De-Stress After a Long Day

We have been incredibly slammed at work since we returned from our trip out west. What a stress-filled couple of weeks! With not much rest on our side and a mountain of work to climb out of, it’s been hard

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